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Old 12 Jun 2008, 02:01 pm
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Default 2008 accord coupe headlights?

hello i have a 2008 accord coupe and i wanted to change the headlight bulbs on it. The ones that fit in my car are h11 55w. I found these bulbs on ebay.... i was woundering will these bulbs really fit in my 08 coupe?will i need the hid kit just to put these in? or do i just take my old ones and put these in and they start working? please help... need answers asap. thx
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Old 12 Jun 2008, 02:16 pm
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you should be able to remove your old ones and replace with the new ones
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Old 12 Jun 2008, 03:16 pm
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Those are not true HID bulbs. True HID bulbs are one like this: they include a Ballast. Those bulbs you linked too will fit in your car, but its not true HID, those are just halogen bulbs made to look like HID bulbs. $52 is a lot for halogen bulbs. Oh and by the way, the kyrpton blue Luminics bulbs have a lot less visibility then the stock lights. I've seen it first hand, has a nice blue color, but you can't see anything like you did with stock.
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Old 12 Jun 2008, 03:31 pm
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Yes they will fit, its not an hid kit, just hid imitation bulbs. Real hid kits come with a ballast.
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Old 12 Jun 2008, 03:46 pm
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you might need the converter, go to autozone or a cars part store and look at the bottom of the connections for your vehicle ( the original bulbs), and look at the h11 types.. good luck..
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Old 12 Jun 2008, 04:01 pm
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They will fit but if I were you, I'll get a true hid kit . You can get then for under $100 on ebay. Spend 30 more and get the real thing
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